Placement and Academic Assessment Testing

Sonlight, Saxon Math, Teaching Textbooks, and K12 are a few examples of curriculum providers that offer free diagnostic tests to help you determine at what grade level you should start home schooling your child.

There are also many tests that assess your child’s academic progress for a fee, such as:

  • Stanford Achievement Test (SAT) Grade K-5 through Grade 12
  • Otis-Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT) Grade 2 through Grade 12
  • Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) Grade 3 through Grade 12
  • Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) Grade K-5 through Grade 12